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River Crossing Soundscape Project

 – an expression of place in sound and music

Participate in the creation of an interactive community based sound art piece with the Schoen Duo. View the natural environment and rich cultural heritage of the Rossdale area through the lens of sound and music. 

  • CONNECT to the diverse voices of the community.
  • UNDERSTAND the area in a unique way.
  • EXPRESS the environment and heritage in sound and music.
Workshops (open to all, no previous experience required):
  • Wednesdays: 7:00 – 8:30 pm Sept, 5, 12, 19, Ortona Armoury
  • Saturdays: 1:30 – 3:00 pm Oct. 13, 20, 27, Rossdale Community Hall
  • More about the workshops ….
Open rehearsal: 
  • Saturday Nov 17, 2018 1:30  – 3:00 pm Ortona Armoury
Presentation of finished work: 
  • Friday Nov 30, 2018 – 7:30 pm Ortona Armoury
  • Saturday Dec 1, 2018 – 1:30 pm & 7:30 pm Rossdale Community Hall
Follow the project on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
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Hear Kathleen describing the project to Mark Connolly on CBC radio’s Edmonton AM 

 


 

Salterello (excerpt)

Salterello (excerpt) https://www.schoen-duo.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Salterello-preview.mp3

Siciliana (excerpt)

Siciliana (excerpt) https://www.schoen-duo.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Siciliana-preview.mp3

Three Reel Studies (excerpt)

Three Reel Studies (excerpt) https://www.schoen-duo.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/3-reel-studies-preview.mp3

Red River Dances (excerpt)

Red River Dances (excerpt) https://www.schoen-duo.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Red-River-Dances-Preview.mp3

Variations on an Old Swedish Folksong (excerpt)

Variations on an Old Swedish Folksong (excerpt) https://www.schoen-duo.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Kuhlau-Variations-Preview.mp3

Profile (excerpts)

In this EP we demonstrate the wide variety of styles we can cover. Medieval and Baroque music on period instruments, modern compositions that recall folk traditions, Native American and Metis melodies, and, of course, a little bit of classical music too.   About the Music: Salterello: This anonymous Italian dance from c.1400 is played on […]